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For senior and disabled discount fares, valid identification is requested when boarding. Medicare cards are acceptable.

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Individual Rides
Regular $1.25   
Senior/Disabled $0.60   (65 to 79), Disabled, Medicare Card Holders
VIP FREE  (80 years plus)
Child under 5 FREE  (max. 2 children, with a fare paying adult)
Purchase individual ride passes on the bus. Note that exact fare is required as drivers do not carry or make change.
Discount 31 day passes (unlimited rides to an individual for 31 days)
Regular $37.00   
Senior/Disabled $12.50  (65 to 79), Disabled, Medicare Card Holders
Students $25.00  (Elementary through High School age)

Purchase locations for 31 day passes:
- Albertson's
- City Hall Finance Counter (990 Palm Street)
- San Luis Obispo City, Chamber of Commerce

Multiple Ride Day Passes
1 day pass $3.00 

Passes offer unlimited rides
 to an individual during pass time frame

3 day pass $6.00  
5 day pass $10.00 
7 day pass $14.00
Regional Day Pass $5.00 The RDP is good for rides on SLO Transit as well as RTA, SCT, Paso Express and North County Shuttle routes
Purchase locations for Multiple Ride Day Passes:
- Available on busses (exact fare required, no change made)
- City Hall Finance Counter (990 Palm Street)
Multiple Ride Passes
16 ride pass $20.00  Regular/General riders
15 ride pass $09.00 Senior / Disabled
Purchase location:
- City Hall Finance Counter only (990 Palm Street)
 Other Pass Programs
  • Free summer rides for Youth, June 15 through August 15: Students K-12 simply present their student ID to the driver (when they've been issued one - for younger students this may not apply). See the Rideshare website for other participating agencies.
  • Free - Downtown Access Pass: If you work in downtown San Luis Obispo you may be eligible for a Free City Bus Pass. This program was created to help alleviate downtown parking demand. For more information, Call 781-7531.
    Download DAP application here.


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